Elizabeth Franklin-Best

Appellate lawyer

Elizabeth Franklin-Best, a criminal appellate lawyer seeking freedom for her clients.  Focused exclusively on criminal appeals in both state and federal courts.

Representative cases

U.S. v. Williams, 629 Fed. Appx. 547 (4th Cir. 2015)

Aiken v. Byars, 410 S.C. 534, 765 S.E.2d 572 (2014)

State v. Barnes, 407 S.C. 27, 753 S.E.2d 545 (2014)

State v. Starnes, 388 S.C. 590, 698 S.E.2d 604 (2010)

State v. Winkler, 388 S.C. 574, 698 S.E.2d 596 (2010)

State v. Langford, 400 S.C 421, 735 S.E.2d 471 (2012)

Vazquez v. State, 388 S.C. 447, 698 S.E.2d 561 (2010

Narcisco v. State, 397 S.C. 24, 723 S.E.2d 369 (2012)

State v. Coker, 397 S.C. 244, 723 S.E.2d 619 (Ct. App. 2012)

State v. Robinson, 396 S.C. 577, 722 S.E.2d 820 (Ct. App. 2012)

State v. Elgin, 398 S.C. 39, 726 S.E.2d 231 (Ct. App. 2012)

State v. Wallace, 392 S.C. 47, 707 S.E.2d 451 (Ct. App. 2011)

State v. James, 386 S.C. 650, 689 S.E.2d 643 (Ct. App. 2010)

State v. Boggs, 388 S.C, 314, 696 S.E.2d 597 (Ct. App. 2010)

State v. Lawton, 382 S.C. 122, 675 S.E.2d 454 (2009)

State v. Hatcher, 384 S.C. 372, 681 S.E.2d 925 (2009), overruled by, 392 S.C. 86, 708 S.E.2d 750 (2011).